Song of Acadia

7 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 304 ratings

The Meeting Place Publisher's Summary

In the 18th century, the residents of Acadia live in a fragile truce. The settlers of this rough Canadian island are either French or British, and the two nationalities do not mix, no matter how close their villages are. One day in a meadow, two women begin a friendship. Although Catherine is British, and Louisa is French, the women become as close as sisters. But when war breaks out, their friendship and their faith lead to a sacrifice greater than they could ever predict.

Both Janette Oke and T. Davis Bunn are best-selling authors, known world-wide for their inspiring novels. Their collaborative works, including Return to Harmony, have thrilled millions of readers. In The Meeting Place, they have created an unforgettable story set in a dramatic period of Canadian history.

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  • Book 1

    • The Meeting Place

    • Song of Acadia
    • By: Janette Oke, T. Davis Bunn
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    In the 18th century, the residents of Acadia live in a fragile truce. The settlers of this rough Canadian island are either French or British, and the two nationalities do not mix, no matter how close their villages are. One day in a meadow, two women begin a friendship.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Meeting Place: Song of Acadia

    • By Vicki on 12-28-10

    Regular price: $22.37

  • Book 2

    • The Sacred Shore

    • By: Janette Oke, T. Davis Bunn
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    In Acadia, two young mothers, one British and one French, have become good friends, despite the enmity between their peoples. The French woman's baby girl becomes critically ill. Since the British woman has access to medical care denied to the French, they exchange infants. But, suddenly, the French are expelled from Acadia, and the women are unable to meet again.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another wonderful Janette Oke book!

    • By Anne on 05-13-12

    Regular price: $27.97

  • Book 3

    • The Birthright

    • The Song of Acadia Book #3
    • By: Janette Oke, T. Davis Bunn
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 43

    Facing the threat of war, can two families be united in peace amid the heartbreak?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful series

    • By dotti on 09-19-17

    Regular price: $29.23

  • Book 4

    • The Distant Beacon

    • By: T. Davis Bunn, Janette Oke
    • Narrated by: Susanne Torrent
    • Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    Anne's sorrow over her husband's death has been eased by the unexpected discovery of his heritage in the Harrow family and by her marriage to a brilliant young theologian. The American colonies are in revolt against England, and Uncle Charles asks Nicole to go to Massachusetts to oversee his extensive landholdings. The attentions of the ship's captain during the crossing touch a yearning deep within her, but she also realizes all her loyalties are about to be tested.

    Regular price: $25.87

    • The Distant Beacon

    • Song of Acadia, Book 4
    • By: Janette Oke
    • Narrated by: Marguerite Gavin
    • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Anne and Nicole are together again at the Harrow estate in England, but they find themselves facing divergent futures. While Anne comfortably settles into British life, Nicole once again searches the far horizon. Despite the raging War of Independence, she sets sail for the American colonies to manage her uncle's landholdings.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • NEW Narrator ALERT

    • By Vista_Sea on 08-25-15

    Regular price: $16.79

    • The Distant Beacon

    • Song of Acadia, Book 4
    • By: Janette Oke, T. Davis Bunn
    • Narrated by: Marguerite Gavin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Anne and Nicole are together again at the Harrow estate in England, but they find themselves facing divergent futures. While Anne comfortably settles into British life, Nicole once again searches the far horizon. Despite the raging War of Independence, she sets sail for the American colonies to manage her uncle's landholdings. The gallant Captain Goodwind captures Nicole's attention, but not yet her heart. In the midst of revolution, her loyalties and faith are tested beyond what she could have ever imagined.

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 5

    • The Beloved Land

    • Song of Acadia
    • By: Janette Oke, T. Davis Bunn
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 40

    The best-selling Song of Acadia series follows the affairs of two sisters from the French expulsion from Nova Scotia to the turmoil of the American Revolution. Anne in England and Nicole in America are separated by an ocean, but their hearts are still close. When they each receive a letter, they are suddenly called on a perilous journey back to their beloved homeland.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Tapestry woven eloquently woven.

    • By Grandma Wheels on 02-18-18

    Regular price: $24.47